General Motors General Motors finally caught a break in its ongoing ignition safety snafu from a federal judge in Texas. GM has already been forced it to recall 2.6 million vehicles with defective ignition switches linked to at least 13 deaths.
A security breach at Michaels Stores lasted eight months and affected about 3 million customers, the company said Thursday. The news comes three months after the nation's largest crafts chain told customers it learned of a possible hack.
NEW YORK: US stocks ended a holiday-shortened week with mostly modest gains on Thursday, though the S&P 500 notched its biggest weekly advance since July as Morgan Stanley and General Electric rallied after strong results.
General Motors Co. (GM:US), Ford Motor Co. (F:US) and International Business Machines Corp. lost a bid to stop victims from suing them in U.S.
Weibo, better known as China's answer to Twitter, was the big winner Thursday among five initial public offerings that debuted Thursday.